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Public Speaking - Johnstown Campus: Finding Articles

A guide to print, electronic, and Internet resources available for Public Speaking students.

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Finding Articles for Speeches

The University Library System (ULS) has many electronic databases that will assist you in finding background and supporting information on your topic. The databases listed on this page are just a selection of those available. You can find an A-Z list of all databases here or choose a database from our list of subject categories:


News and Current Events

Reference Resources (includes Biographical databases)

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary database that indexes both scholarly and popular journals. Academic Search Premier is an EBSCOhost database.


Access Our Library Anywhere!

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Access to full-text library resources from off-campus is easy! 

Search as you normally do, click on the link to full-text, log in with your Pitt email login and password, and you're good to go for your entire searching session! Access will work best if you stay in the same browser.